Tag Archives: Kotoko

Kotoko accident: Nine players, manager discharged


Some players of Asante Kotoko Football Club who were involved in an accident last night [Wednesday] have been discharged from the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital. They are Evans Kwaw, Eric Donkor, Saddick Adams, Frank Sarfo Gyamfi, Baba Mahama, Osei Agyeman, Augustine Sefa, Michael Akuffo and Awudu Nafiu. The team manager, Godwin Abloddey and some other officials who were on-board, have ...

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Kotoko bus crashes; one feared dead, coach, players injured


Kumasi Asante Kotoko’s team bus has been involved in what appears to be a fatal accident on a return journey to Kumasi after game week 22 fixture against Inter Allies. The bus had about 35 occupants made up of players and team officials. Details of how the Wednesday night accident occurred are sketchy, but the bus is reported to have ...

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Hearts of Oak, Asante Kotoko President cup clash rained off

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Kumasi Asante Kotoko will be grateful to the showers that opened up at the Kumasi Baba Yara Sports Stadium as Accra Hearts of Oak threatened to continue their fine form against their main rival. Surprisingly it was the home side that came off the blocks gun blazing and rightfully profited from a clumsy Tawiah tackle on Obed Owusu to obtain ...

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Former Kotoko boss Mas-Ud Dramani named head coach of Black Queens


Former Asante Kotoko boss Mas-Ud Dramani has benefited from the various changes that are ongoing at the Ghana Football Association by being named the head coach of the Black Queens. The ambitious coach made history with the Princesses when they won bronze at the FIFA Women’s U-17 World Cup in 2012. Dramani also worked with the Black Princesses in the ...

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‘My boys were ready for Kotoko’ – Tom Strand


Great Olympics head coach, Tom Strand, has said that his players were very prepared to face Kotoko and thus, they were able to show their best hand in their 2-0 win on Saturday at the Accra Sports Stadium in the Ghana Premier League. Olympics found the win via goals from a first half Paul Fiatsi long-range stunner and a second ...

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No Kotoko compensation for Logarusic despite sack


Citi Sports sources close to Asante Kotoko can confirm that the team will not be paying any compensation to departed coach Zdravko Logarusic despite the termination of his contract. Logarusic and Kotoko parted ways on Sunday after the team’s goalless draw with Dwarfs at the Baba Yara Stadium. The match was Kotoko’s fourth without a win placing them 3rd on ...

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Four matches without win very bad for Kotoko – Godwin Ablordey


Kumasi Asante Kotoko acting head coach Godwin Ablordey has admitted his team needs to start scoring more goals. Kotoko were held to their third successive league draw against Ebusua Dwarfs which extended their winless run to four games. The result was the last for head coach Zdravko Logarusic, who got fired hours after the game. Godwin Ablordey expressed his disappointment ...

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Kotoko National Circles Council condemns fan action against Logarusic


The Supporters Union wing of Asante Kotoko, the National Circles Council has condemned the acts of violence carried out by a number of club supporters yesterday at the club’s training ground. The Supporters prevented head coach Zdravko Logarusic from entering the training ground and held up training for close to an hour before club officials managed to restore order. Despite ...

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Angry Kotoko fans hold up team’s training, throw out Lugarusic


Fans of Asante Kotoko held up the team’s training session on Thursday afternoon for over an hour in protest over the recent poor results in the Ghana Premier League. Kotoko coach Zdravko Lugarusic was prevented from entering the training pitch and was initially turned away by fans, led by one Seidu. They allowed the players into the Kotoko’s Adako Jachie ...

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Hearts of Oak 1-0 Kotoko: Atinga penalty gives Phobians all three points


Accra Hearts of Oak beat their arch rivals Kumasi Asante Kotoko by a goal to nil in a feisty encounter in Accra on Sunday. Vincent Atinga’s second half penalty sealed the win for the Phobians who move up to sixth in the Premier League Kotoko started the game with power pace to the surprise of the home side who could only ...

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